The John Feely Foundation has announced that applications are now being accepted for the four scholarships awarded by the group each year.

A sum of €1,500 each is awarded to four students in year one of an agricultural course at one of the following agricultural colleges: Clonakilty, Kildalton, Pallaskenry, Gurteen, Mountbellew, Ballyhaise, or studying an agriculture-related course in another third-level institution.

Applications can be made by any ICMSA member who must supply their own name, phone and membership number while nominating the student, as well as providing the student’s home address, the course the student is engaged upon and the institution the student is attending.

Applications can either be emailed to or posted to John Feely Scholarships, ICMSA, John Feely House, Dublin Road, Limerick, V94 KX38, to be received no later than Friday 29 October.